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Czechoslovak RAF Airmen – Remembrance Day 2019

Czechoslovak RAF men and women remembered for Remembrance Day 2019 Battle of Britain Monument, London. Bomber Command Memorial, London. East Wretham, Norfolk. International Bomber Command Memorial, Lincoln. Tain, Scotland. Winged Lion Monument, Prague.

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Czechoslovak RAF Airmen remembered

Připomínka českosloveských letců v RAF Czech Air Force, Army and Special Forces veterans prap Milan Bruna, mjr Vladímir Ganzar, rtm Martin Havránek, pplk Robert Hejtmánek, pprp Tomáš Hejtmánek, rtm Ivan Hipšr, prap Roman Hoňka, plk Jan Hronek, mjr Eduard Krainer, … Continue reading

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Remembrance 2019

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Donation appeal

Prosba o pomoc In May 2010 we, the Free Czechoslovak Air Force Associates ltd, founded the http://www.fcafa.com website to provide an online English language resource of information about the Czechoslovak men and women who served in the RAF during WW2. … Continue reading

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Otto Hanzlicek – One of the Few

Otto HANZLÍČEK – Jeden z hrstky ………………..* 18.06.1911. Ústí nad Labem ………………..† 10.10.1940. Ellesmere Point, UK Pre WW2: Před druhou světovou válkou: Otto Hanzlíček was born on 18 June 1911 at Ústí nad Labem, in the north-eastern region of Czechoslovakia, … Continue reading

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Deblin Czechoslovak Exhibition

On 2 September 2019, the “Kraków, 30 kwietnia 1939” exhibition, about the creation of the Czechoslovak Legion in Poland in 1939, was opened at the Muzeum Sił Powietrznych w Dęblinie, [The Polish Air Force Museum], Dęblin Poland. Dne 2.září 2019 … Continue reading

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Rytiri Nebes -The Knights of the Heaven – Exhibition

Výstava Rytíři nebes The excellent Rytíři Nebes -The Knights of the Heaven – exhibition, about the Czechoslovak RAF airmen in WW2, is now on display at the Národní muzeum, Prague. V těchto dnech je v Národním muzeu v Praze ke … Continue reading

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Remembrance Vaclav Havel Airport – 15.8.2019.

On 15 August a ceremony was held at the Airmen’s Memorial at Václav Havel airport, formerly Ruzyně airport, to commemorate the return of the Czechoslovak RAF airmen who had returned there in August 1945. The event included a moving speech … Continue reading

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Winged Lion monument ceremony – 14.8.2019. – II

On 14 August 2019, a ceremony was held at the Winged Lion monument, Klárov, Prague, to commemorate the 74th anniversary of the return of the Czechoslovak airmen who had served in the RAF during WW2. The well-attended ceremony included RAF … Continue reading

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Winged Lion monument ceremony – 14.8.2019. – I

On 14 August 2019, a ceremony was held at the Winged Lion monument, Klárov, Prague, to commemorate the return of the Czechoslovak airmen who had served in the RAF during WW2. Despite the war in Europe finishing on 8 May … Continue reading

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